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The Incidence of Trent Franks Thinking is Very Low

It is possible, even from the great distance of Maine, to hear the DC press corps exhale with a collective “OMiGod” at the remarkably ignorant declaration of Republican Congressman Trent Franks, who [...]

61st Way to Exasperate a Liberal: Arabic Muslim Plug-and-Play Foreign Policy

How would you react if someone went on the radio to complain that “we haven’t identified yet who the opposition is to Barack Obama. We don’t know: is this led by interests from Belize? Or are we really better off, are the United States interests better off, if let’s say Fred Phelps and the Westboro [...]

Sarah Palin Asked About Bush Doctrine. Answer: Blink Blink Blink.

“You can’t blink.” — Sarah Palin, September 11 2008

A transcript won’t do it. You have to watch Sarah Palin blink, blink again, stammer, blink yet again, fudge, insert boilerplate and finally just make stuff up when asked a simple question: “Do you agree with the Bush Doctrine?”

Someone who is truly ready to [...]

Sarah Palin Displays Lazy Ignorance Yet Again: Palin Thinks the Founding Fathers Wrote the Pledge

I want to thank J. Clifford for pointing me to Sarah Palin’s responses to the 2006 Eagle Forum Questionnaire. My eyebrows hit the high mark when I read this passage:

Question: Are you offended by the phrase “Under God” in the Pledge of Allegiance? Why or why not?

Sarah Palin: Not on your life. If [...]